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2
Oct
2018

Boston inches forward with recreational marijuana permits

Every two weeks, at meetings of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission, marijuana officials display a map showing how many completed applications for recreational pot business licenses have been submitted from each county in the state. Conspicuously lagging behind: Suffolk County, home to Boston — which, unlike most cities in the state that haven’t banned such

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28
Sep
2018

Board Certified Physician, Dr. Michael Rothman, Releases a Series of Articles Supporting Medical Cannabis in Medicine

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Wall, NJ, USA – September 27, 2018 – Dr. Michael Rothman is a board-certified physician from New Jersey and he has proudly announced the publication of his all-new ‘Medical Marijuana Series’. The informative series comprises of Dr. Rothman’s years of research and experience, and it covers the use of cannabis in the medical industry, in an

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28
Sep
2018

High Times Buys Dope, Leafly CEO Ousted

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Longtime cannabis publication High Times has acquired print magazine Dope Media in a deal valued at $11.2 million. The deal is a combination of stock and cash. High Times has been building a portfolio of cannabis titles including Green Rush Daily and Culture. “DOPE is a very strategic acquisition for our portfolio offering key complementary assets to our existing platforms and

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25
Sep
2018

8 Of The Best Celebrity Marijuana Brands

Tons of celebrity are reaping the benefits of mainstream weed. As cannabis spreads across the U.S. like wildfire, it’s getting cooler, just in different ways. Cannabis has been underground, in-the-know cool since the sixties, when only squares didn’t partake. Back then, the only real celebrities promoting weed use were Cheech and Chong, way before either

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25
Sep
2018

Pot legalization bringing boon to hemp farmers

The federal government’s end to its 95-year pot prohibition will also be a boon for hemp farmers. They’ll soon be allowed to sell the plant’s flowers to be processed for its CBD, a cannabinoid without any psychoactive effects that’s being hailed for its medicinal potential. Health Canada approved an exemption last month allowing commercial hemp

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25
Sep
2018

Will Challenges Faced by Cannabis Producers Create Opportunities for Real Estate Investors?

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Investors in cannabis real estate may be able to buy failed facilities at distressed prices. Similar to what happened in Colorado, California’s cannabis industry might experience some growing pains, industry experts predict. State and local government requirements and an oversupply of product expected to flood the market in coming years are likely narrow the supplier field and

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19
Sep
2018

US gov’t approve importation of pot drug for tremor study

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SAN DIEGO — In a rare move, the US government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for tremor studies. The University of California San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research announced Tuesday the

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